Microsoft Project 2013 Part 1

1 day

Course Overview

Welcome to Microsoft® Project 2013. This course is designed to familiarize you with the basic features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2013 so that you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment.

Course Objective

You will work with project calendars, tasks, project resources and deliver a project plan.

Target student

Students taking this course are responsible for managing projects in a work environment. This includes creating and maintaining project plans.


Students enrolled for this course should have the following: An understanding of project management concepts. Knowledge of a Windows operating system such as Windows XP or Windows 7.

Course Outline

Starting a Project

  • Project Management 101
  • Navigate and Customize the Project 2013 Interface
  • Add Tasks to a Project
  • Add Resources to a Project
  • Save a Project

Working with Project Calendars

  • Manage Project Time Frames
  • Change Working Time

Working with Project Tasks

  • Manage Project Tasks
  • Add Summary Tasks and Milestones

Working with Project Resources

  • Manage Project Resources
  • Allocate and Level Work Resources

Delivering a Project Plan

  • Print Project Views
  • Share Projects
  • Export Projects